my 74 914 1.8 L-tronic engine wont idle. runs fine 2000+rpm. Its been sitting quite a while

Asked by Feb 25, 2017 at 04:50 PM about the 1974 Porsche 914

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Battery fully charged? Try a couple bottles of "Techron" in a 1/4 tank of fresh high test gas. If that doesn't work, disassemble and clean out the jets using a spray carb cleaner. Good luck!

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